Taxes & Incentives

Switzerland County is proud to offer some of the lowest tax rates in Indiana.   Aggressive incentive packages are also available for targeted industries. Available incentives include property tax abatements, infrastructure assistance, real estate and location assistance. We are willing to partner with businesses on additional programs to assist with capital access.

Cost of living is relatively low in the region; wages and housing costs are very competitive.

Cost of Living Index (ACCRA) 1st Quarter, 2005Louisville, KY (96.4); Cincinnati, OH (97.9); Indianapolis< IN (93)
Property TaxCombined rate (2009): 1.125%
State TaxCorporate flat rate: 8.5%
County TaxIndividual: .01

The State of Indiana offers a number of tax and business incentives to encourage growth. A complete listing can be found at: